Liberty and Independence

Delaware State Motto

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Delaware USA; image by TUBS on Wikipedia (use permitted with attribution / share alike).

Liberty and Independence

The state motto of Delaware is "Liberty and Independence." Delaware was the first state to ratify the United States Constitution on December 7, 1787. The state motto also appears on Delaware's state flag (on a ribbon at base of the coat of arms).

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Our most famous documents; The U.S. Constitution and The Declaration of Independence. Photo by Grizdave on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike).

The U.S. Constitution & Declaration of Independence
Seal of Delaware